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Join us for the next CHARGE Family Networks Meeting in Victoria

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The next CHARGE Family Networks Meeting will be held at Able Australia in Camberwell, Victoria. At this meeting we will meet with Carla Anderson, Manager of Deafblind Services and Justin Elks, Case Manager to explore how Able Australia may be able to provide services to children and adults with CHARGE syndrome. CHARGE Family Networks Meeting Victoria Flyer […]

Help us raise some money!

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It’s quite simple. All you need to do is take a photo of any Dick Smith Foods product in your pantry and email it through to charity@dicksmithfoods.com.au together with your nomination of the charity you wish to support (us!). You can also include your name and it will be added to the Dick Smith Foods […]

Newsletter – Summer 2014

Take a look at our latest newsletter. In this edition, you will read about a few familiar individuals reaching significant birthday milestones. In keeping with this theme, we’re calling on all teen and adult CHARGErs to come along to the conference in New Zealand and get involved in the Workshop for Teenagers and Young Adults […]

NDIS – National Disability Insurance Scheme Minister’s Message

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On Thursday 2 May 2013 the Prime Minister announced strong and stable funding for DisabilityCare Australia, the national disability insurance scheme.  We will increase the Medicare Levy by half a percentage point from 1 July 2014 – this will take the Medicare Levy from 1.5 per cent of taxable income to 2 per cent. For […]

Aussie Farmers Direct Fundraising (excl. TAS and NT)

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Support CHARGE! Simply SHOP with Aussie Farmers Direct and they’ll donate 2% of your spend back to our Association – it’s that easy! Aussie Farmers Direct milkos deliver 100% Australian fresh milk and dairy, bread, fruit and veggies, meat and much more, FREE to your door! They currently deliver to all Australian states and territories […]

Better Start

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Is your child under 7 years old? Have you registered for Better Start? The Better Start for Children with Disability initiative provides funding for early intervention services. CHARGE Syndrome, along with many others, is now recognised and eligible for the program. Each disability included in the Better Start program is subject to an eligibility threshold. […]